• maxon events

    During the next few months, maxon will be exhibiting at several tradeshows showcasing our latest products developed to improve the world of technology in the medical and aerospace markets.

  • maxon launches light and invisible e-bike system

    First, maxon’s drives flew on Mars in the NASA helicopter - now they're letting bike riders lift off.

    After several years of development, the company presents the BIKEDRIVE Air – a light and invisible e-bike system consisting of a mid-mounted motor, integrated battery, and control element. It can be used to build extremely lightweight racing, gravel, urban, and mountain bikes. The first bicycles made by maxon customers will be introduced to the market this year.

  • maxon celebrates International Women in Engineering Day

    The women in engineering (WIE) at maxon work eagerly to contribute to the success of advanced technology in the motion control industry.

    The women in engineering (WIE) at maxon work eagerly to contribute to the success of advanced technology in the motion control industry. This week in honor of International Women in Engineering Day, June 23, 2021 - maxon wishes to thank these engineering women for their contributions as they continue to help shape the world we live in.

  • maxon Partners with Open-Source Champion Auterion to Galvanize Drone Industry

    Strategic partnership will offer industry changing avionics and propulsion system integration for software-defined drones that mark future of drone scaling.

    Drive specialist maxon – whose precision electric motors are enabling the autonomous helicopter Ingenuity and rover Perseverance to explore Mars – announced today its partnership with Auterion, the company building an open and software-defined future for enterprise drone fleets.

  • The Mars helicopter makes history - with maxon’s precision motors

    Space fans are thrilled: NASA’s Ingenuity helicopter has successfully completed its pioneering flight on Mars.

    This is the first time in the history of powered, unmanned spaceflight that a device has flown in a controlled manner on another planet.

  • Now available: new DRIVEN magazine and maxon’s product catalog

    The new issue of DRIVEN, the maxon magazine, awaits the reader with fascinating articles about agricultural robotics, drone technology, and cleanrooms.

    maxon is also releasing the new 2021/2022 product catalog, with over 560 pages of drive systems and new product information such as the EPOS4 Disk positioning controller.

  • maxon takes to the air

    Unmanned flight

    Unmanned aerial vehicles or UAVs, drones, mini helicopters: Whatever you want to call them, are useful for much more than just amateur photography

  • Congratulations to Emirates Team New Zealand – winner of the 36th America’s Cup!

    They have gone and done it again. Emirates Team New Zealand have retained the America’s Cup over the Italian Challenger Luna Rossa Prada Pirelli.

    maxon Group extend their heartfelt congratulations to Emirates Team New Zealand.

  • Will history repeat itself for the 36th America’s Cup?

    Three times winner and current Defender, Emirates Team New Zealand might just be the team to beat to win the 36th America's Cup when they go up against Italy’s Luna Rossa Prada Pirelli.

    With an average age of 31 years, the crew between them have 7 Olympic medals and 35 world titles.

  • Swiss precision motors handle the valuable Mars soil samples

    NASA’s Perseverance rover will be landing on Mars on February 18th. Was there once life on Mars?

    The NASA rover Perseverance is landing on Mars on February 18. Was there life on Mars in the past? This is the question that one of the most complex robotic systems ever built by humankind has set out to answer. Several of maxon’s electric drives are used for handling the soil samples—and control the first Mars helicopter.

  • maxon and Fourier Intelligence join forces to transform rehabilitation technology

    maxon Group and Fourier Intelligence announce that they are entering into a global strategic partnership

    maxon's precision drive systems and the start-up Fourier's Intelligence’s rehabilitation robotics are a perfect match and are expected to drive the development of new technologies for patients.

  • maxon introduces a multi-axis controller for highly dynamic positioning tasks

    maxon is launching the next generation of Motion Controllers with its MiniMACS6-AMP-4/50/10. The controller is ideal for use in applications where PLC solutions may be too expensive or cannot meet customer-specific requirements.

    maxon’s new multi-axis controller, the MiniMACS6-AMP-4/50/10, offers precise and highly dynamic control of up to six brushed DC motors or four brushless DC motors (up to 540 W continuous output power and 1.6 kW peak output power). The controller is an economical and compact solution for system designers who develop autonomous robots or shuttle systems.

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